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The Wind In Her Hair: Actress Fatima Sana Shaikh On Travel & Life

Join actress Fatima Sana Shaikh on a unique ride—an introspective conversation where we explore the power of travel, its liberating embrace, and the self-discovery it unlocks

A still from "Dhak Dhak" (2023)

The rhythmic whir of bicycle wheels against cobblestones echoes through history, its melody intertwined with the nascent song of women's liberation. In the 19th century, when Victorian corsets constricted bodies and minds, the bicycle's invention emerged as a revolutionary symbol of freedom. No longer confined to horse-drawn carriages and chaperoned walks, women found themselves propelled forward by their pedal power.